Thursday, November 29, 2012
A month after Sandy and the seaside city of Long Beach is still being described as looking like a war zone. For those still in the midst of a communication breakdown, the power of social media in times of crisis is being exercised.
Sunday, November 4, 2012
Kristen Maldonado, a journalism student at Hofstra University, has been covering the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy at Long Island’s Island Park. Maldonado mostly reported via Twitter and Facebook and her on-the-spot reports offer an up-close and personal glimpse of the devastated community.
Saturday, November 3, 2012
If you want to know more about what’s happening in Long Beach and how you can help, visit Hurricane Information. These pictures offer a snapshot of the devastation there. Donations and volunteer efforts gratefully received.